The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Manager
Rank 838 908 878
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 110 77 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.069% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.071% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 101 73 101
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Manager over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +63 99 £44,000 +7.31% 10
London +9 31 £45,000 -
North West +36 18 £38,500 +0.19% 3
South West -3 12 £45,000 +16.88%
Yorkshire +22 10 £36,598 +4.56% 1
East Midlands +22 10 £34,000 -32.00% 1
South East +13 10 £61,500 +75.71% 1
Manchester +20 9 £45,000 +17.11% 1
West Midlands -21 9 £36,000 +30.90% 4
Cheshire +24 6 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Berkshire +23 6 £61,500 -15.17% 1
Bristol +1 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Wales - 6 £32,500 -
Stockport - 6 £45,000 -
Reading +22 5 £61,750 -14.82% 1
Sheffield - 5 £29,500 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £29,500 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Walsall - 5 £36,000 - 2
Hampshire +11 4 £61,500 +75.71%
Leicestershire +10 4 £38,750 -22.50%
Crewe - 4 £36,000 - 1
Cardiff - 4 £35,250 -
South Wales - 4 £35,250 -
Chiswick -4 3 £62,500 +4.16%
Gloucester - 3 £80,000 -
Havant - 3 £61,500 -
Merseyside - 3 - - 1
Leeds - 3 £39,000 - 1
Liverpool - 3 - - 1

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 122 (52.14%) ITIL
2 95 (40.60%) Windows
3 76 (32.48%) Microsoft
4 57 (24.36%) SLA
5 52 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 51 (21.79%) Windows Server
7 47 (20.09%) MS Exchange
8 40 (17.09%) SQL Server
9 39 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 37 (15.81%) Finance
10 37 (15.81%) VMware
11 35 (14.96%) SQL
12 34 (14.53%) ITIL Certification
13 32 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 31 (13.25%) Mentoring
15 30 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
15 30 (12.82%) MS Excel
16 29 (12.39%) Windows 7
17 27 (11.54%) Cisco
18 26 (11.11%) Service Management
18 26 (11.11%) Office 365
18 26 (11.11%) Line Management
19 24 (10.26%) MS Office
19 24 (10.26%) Degree
20 23 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
21 21 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
22 20 (8.55%) Problem Management
22 20 (8.55%) Retail
23 19 (8.12%) Citrix
23 19 (8.12%) SharePoint

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (20.09%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.12%) SharePoint
3 18 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (4.27%) IIS
5 5 (2.14%) CMS
6 3 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.43%) Confluence
8 1 (0.43%) Drupal
8 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.26%) MS Office
3 3 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.85%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.85%) Revit
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.43%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.11%) Office 365
2 5 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.71%) SaaS
4 2 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.85%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.43%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.12%) Firewall
2 14 (5.98%) DNS
3 12 (5.13%) LAN
3 12 (5.13%) SAN
3 12 (5.13%) WAN
4 11 (4.70%) TCP/IP
5 8 (3.42%) DHCP
5 8 (3.42%) Skype
5 8 (3.42%) VLAN
5 8 (3.42%) VoIP
5 8 (3.42%) VPN
6 3 (1.28%) Wireless
7 2 (0.85%) Internet
7 2 (0.85%) Intranet
7 2 (0.85%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.85%) ISDN
7 2 (0.85%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.85%) MPLS
7 2 (0.85%) PSTN
7 2 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.43%) GIS
5 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 37 (15.81%) Finance
2 20 (8.55%) Retail
3 15 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.98%) Legal
5 13 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.42%) Banking
6 8 (3.42%) Law
7 7 (2.99%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.56%) Marketing
9 5 (2.14%) Electronics
10 4 (1.71%) Front Office
11 3 (1.28%) Publishing
12 2 (0.85%) Advertising
12 2 (0.85%) Back Office
13 1 (0.43%) Billing
13 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.85%) .NET
2 3 (1.28%) EDI
3 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.85%) HTML
3 2 (0.85%) HTML5
4 1 (0.43%) COM
4 1 (0.43%) LAMP
4 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.27%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.42%) FMCG
3 7 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.14%) PMI
5 4 (1.71%) CCTV
5 4 (1.71%) Statistics
6 3 (1.28%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.28%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.28%) Replication
7 2 (0.85%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.85%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.85%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.85%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.85%) User Experience
8 1 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 95 (40.60%) Windows
2 51 (21.79%) Windows Server
3 32 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (12.39%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.85%) Linux
6 9 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 8 (3.42%) Windows 10
7 8 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.56%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.28%) Unix
9 3 (1.28%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.43%) Android
11 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (52.14%) ITIL
2 39 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 31 (13.25%) Mentoring
4 26 (11.11%) Line Management
4 26 (11.11%) Service Management
5 21 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (8.55%) Problem Management
7 19 (8.12%) People Management
7 19 (8.12%) Project Management
8 18 (7.69%) ITSM
9 17 (7.26%) CRM
10 15 (6.41%) Coaching
11 13 (5.56%) ERP
12 12 (5.13%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.13%) Process Improvement
13 11 (4.70%) Data Analysis
13 11 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (4.27%) Performance Management
14 10 (4.27%) PRINCE2
15 9 (3.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (14.96%) SQL
2 4 (1.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.28%) VBA
4 1 (0.43%) C
4 1 (0.43%) Java
4 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (14.53%) ITIL Certification
2 24 (10.26%) Degree
3 23 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (5.98%) MCSE
5 8 (3.42%) MCITP
6 6 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.14%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.71%) MCSA
9 3 (1.28%) CCNA
9 3 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.85%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) APMG
11 1 (0.43%) HND
11 1 (0.43%) MCP
11 1 (0.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (24.36%) SLA
2 10 (4.27%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.85%) vSphere
4 5 (2.14%) XenApp
5 4 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.28%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.85%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.85%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.85%) SCCM
2 2 (0.85%) SCOM
2 2 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (32.48%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.81%) VMware
3 27 (11.54%) Cisco
4 19 (8.12%) Citrix
5 10 (4.27%) HP
6 9 (3.85%) SolarWinds
7 8 (3.42%) Avaya
7 8 (3.42%) SAP
8 5 (2.14%) Veeam
9 4 (1.71%) Apple
9 4 (1.71%) Dell
9 4 (1.71%) NetApp
9 4 (1.71%) Oracle
9 4 (1.71%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.28%) EMC
10 3 (1.28%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.28%) Sage
10 3 (1.28%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.28%) Sophos
10 3 (1.28%) Sun
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